The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 9 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 88 88 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 16.64% 14.92% 13.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.39% 15.22% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 76 75 58
Average salary £32,000 £32,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £19,500 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,100 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
506 578 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.65% 97.97% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 445 500 416
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Analyst
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst across the Staffordshire region.

Analyst Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Analyst
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lichfield 0 22 £23,000 -45.88% 1
Stafford +3 18 £40,000 +42.85% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -9 12 £32,500 +44.44% 1
Tamworth +1 11 £19,500 -22.00% 2
Burton-upon-Trent +8 3 £30,000 -30.23%
Analyst
West Midlands

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 131 (54.81%) SQL
2 61 (25.52%) SQL Server
3 59 (24.69%) Degree
4 47 (19.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 47 (19.67%) MS Excel
5 44 (18.41%) Finance
5 44 (18.41%) Analytical Skills
6 42 (17.57%) ITIL
7 41 (17.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 39 (16.32%) Microsoft
9 38 (15.90%) Windows
10 35 (14.64%) Business Intelligence
11 34 (14.23%) CRM
12 33 (13.81%) ISEB
12 33 (13.81%) Business Analysis
13 32 (13.39%) .NET
13 32 (13.39%) C#
14 31 (12.97%) Project Management
15 27 (11.30%) MS Office
16 26 (10.88%) SQL Server 2008
17 24 (10.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 22 (9.21%) Oracle
18 22 (9.21%) Software Testing
18 22 (9.21%) Data Analysis
19 21 (8.79%) Computer Science
19 21 (8.79%) Information Security
20 20 (8.37%) Active Directory
20 20 (8.37%) PCI DSS
21 19 (7.95%) Data Warehouse
22 18 (7.53%) VB

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (4.60%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.77%) IIS
2 9 (3.77%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.09%) SAS
3 5 (2.09%) ColdFusion
4 3 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.84%) OpenEdge
5 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.42%) Confluence
6 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.42%) Joomla!
Applications
1 47 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 27 (11.30%) MS Office
3 9 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.42%) MS Project
5 1 (0.42%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 17 (7.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.26%) Epicor Vantage
2 3 (1.26%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.42%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.09%) Google Apps
2 4 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.26%) Office 365
4 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.60%) LAN
2 9 (3.77%) Wireshark
3 8 (3.35%) Firewall
3 8 (3.35%) VPN
4 5 (2.09%) WAN
5 4 (1.67%) VLAN
5 4 (1.67%) Internet
5 4 (1.67%) Wireless
5 4 (1.67%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.26%) FTP
6 3 (1.26%) DHCP
6 3 (1.26%) DNS
7 2 (0.84%) DMZ
7 2 (0.84%) WLAN
7 2 (0.84%) Broadband
7 2 (0.84%) Network Security
8 1 (0.42%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.42%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.42%) IPv4
8 1 (0.42%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (25.52%) SQL Server
2 47 (19.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 41 (17.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (10.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (7.95%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (4.60%) MS Access
6 11 (4.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (3.77%) MySQL
7 9 (3.77%) Data Mining
8 7 (2.93%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (2.93%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (2.51%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.09%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (1.26%) Base SAS
12 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.84%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (5.44%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.67%) MSTest
3 3 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.84%) JIRA
4 2 (0.84%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.42%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.42%) Selenium
General
1 44 (18.41%) Finance
2 13 (5.44%) Marketing
3 11 (4.60%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.67%) Retail
5 3 (1.26%) Back Office
5 3 (1.26%) Legal
5 3 (1.26%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.84%) Games
6 2 (0.84%) Automotive
7 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.42%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (13.39%) .NET
2 7 (2.93%) HTML
3 6 (2.51%) Regular Expression
4 5 (2.09%) XML
5 4 (1.67%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.26%) CSS
6 3 (1.26%) Web Services
7 2 (0.84%) EDI
8 1 (0.42%) jQuery
8 1 (0.42%) Sass
8 1 (0.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.42%) JDBC
8 1 (0.42%) JSP
8 1 (0.42%) Servlets
8 1 (0.42%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.42%) WinForms
8 1 (0.42%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 44 (18.41%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.79%) Computer Science
3 17 (7.11%) Mathematics
4 16 (6.69%) Data Protection Act
5 8 (3.35%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.67%) PDA
6 4 (1.67%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.26%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.26%) Statistics
8 2 (0.84%) Wiki
8 2 (0.84%) Tandem
8 2 (0.84%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.84%) Online Gambling
9 1 (0.42%) Online Games
9 1 (0.42%) Open Source
9 1 (0.42%) Social Media
9 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 38 (15.90%) Windows
2 17 (7.11%) UNIX
3 11 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (4.18%) Windows 7
5 8 (3.35%) Linux
6 7 (2.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.67%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.26%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.26%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.42%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (17.57%) ITIL
2 35 (14.64%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (14.23%) CRM
4 33 (13.81%) Business Analysis
5 31 (12.97%) Project Management
6 22 (9.21%) Software Testing
6 22 (9.21%) Data Analysis
7 21 (8.79%) Information Security
8 18 (7.53%) Change Management
8 18 (7.53%) Migration
9 17 (7.11%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (7.11%) Data Protection
10 16 (6.69%) Data Migration
10 16 (6.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (6.28%) Security Testing
11 15 (6.28%) Test Scripting
12 14 (5.86%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (5.86%) Incident Management
13 13 (5.44%) ERP
13 13 (5.44%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 131 (54.81%) SQL
2 32 (13.39%) C#
3 18 (7.53%) VB
4 11 (4.60%) C++
5 10 (4.18%) VBA
6 9 (3.77%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.35%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.93%) COBOL
8 7 (2.93%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.51%) PHP
10 5 (2.09%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.09%) Java
11 3 (1.26%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.42%) ABAP
12 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 59 (24.69%) Degree
2 33 (13.81%) ISEB
3 14 (5.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 13 (5.44%) ISTQB
5 9 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.51%) Security Cleared
7 5 (2.09%) MCSE
7 5 (2.09%) CCNA
7 5 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.67%) MCP
9 3 (1.26%) CISSP
9 3 (1.26%) MCTS
9 3 (1.26%) MCITP
10 2 (0.84%) CCIE
10 2 (0.84%) CCNP
10 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.42%) CISM
11 1 (0.42%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (8.37%) PCI DSS
3 18 (7.53%) QA
4 9 (3.77%) SLA
5 2 (0.84%) COBIT
5 2 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (8.37%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.84%) Nmap
3 2 (0.84%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.84%) vSphere
4 1 (0.42%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.09%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 39 (16.32%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.21%) Oracle
3 16 (6.69%) VMware
4 10 (4.18%) Business Objects
5 6 (2.51%) Google
5 6 (2.51%) Cisco
5 6 (2.51%) Sun
5 6 (2.51%) SAP
6 4 (1.67%) Citrix
7 3 (1.26%) Epicor
7 3 (1.26%) ATG
7 3 (1.26%) Kronos
8 2 (0.84%) Sage
8 2 (0.84%) Genesys
8 2 (0.84%) Websense
8 2 (0.84%) LANDesk
9 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.42%) Avaya
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 25,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41000 - £41500 per annum + Non contrib Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Tamworth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago